Fun Labor Day Family Activities

It may feel like summer is nearly over but Labor Day weekend marks one more cause for celebration before it really feels like this season truly comes to a close. 🥳 There’s nothing like a long weekend to bond and make memories with your family. If you’re hoping to plan out some fun Labor Day weekend activities with your family, here are a few ideas that you can try. 🤗

Go on a Road Trip 🚗

Make the most of your long weekend by getting out of town with your family. Find a destination that’s within driving distance to keep it simple. Exploring a new destination together gives you and your kids an opportunity to learn and grow together as a family. Some road trip ideas include: a beach destination for a sunny weekend away, a mountain trip filled with nature hikes, or a city get away complete with museum hopping. No matter where you live, there are likely tons of exciting new activities to try that are just a short drive away. 

Host a Cookout 🌭

Why not celebrate the long weekend with additional family and friends? If you’ve got a nice spacious backyard, then hosting a cookout is a quintessential Labor Day weekend activity. Simply set up the grill and get some outdoor games for a guaranteed fun time with your closest family and friends. By having other families over, your kids can get some time to play with their friends while the adults have some time to hang out as well. 🙌🏼

Have a Beach Day 🏖

What better way to soak up the last long weekend of summer than to spend the weekend tanning on the beach? The beach is an ideal family activity because kids can always stay busy splashing in the water and playing in the sand, giving adults some much needed time to sit back and relax. Make sure to bring along all of the essentials to keep your kids safe and comfortable such as a sun shade or umbrella, kid’s sunglasses, and plenty of food and water. 

Play Tourist in Your Own Town 😎

There’s a good chance that you’re missing out on some fun and exciting activities that are right in your hometown. Explore some of the best of your hometown with your kids by playing tourist for a day. See if there are any interesting museums, restaurants, or attractions that you’ve never seen before and you can make a great day out of it without even having to leave town! 👍🏼☺️